13:30 Welcome and introduction
Ann Guinée, Communication Manager, Beltug (English)
13:40 Cloud and the ‘zero data centre’ company
Data centre modernisations to the cloud are accelerating, and the market is expected to grow about 29% per year until 2025. In this session, we will hear about the key drivers (including business cases) to modernising, the success factors and the typical approach. How can organisations address their existing IT footprint?
Thomas Kessler, Partner - Cloud Engineering, Deloitte (English)
14:10 Case: Picanol's do's and don’ts for architecture strategy
Innovation is key to Picanol Group. For this diversified industrial group that is active worldwide, a well-thought-out IT architecture strategy and vision are critical. Let's find out what has worked for Picanol and what hasn’t, with on premise, cloud and hybrid.
Marc Colman, IT Infra Manager, Picanol (Dutch)
14:40 Case: The VUB ICT landscape: challenges & strategy for the future
In this talk, we’ll get an insight into VUB's current ICT infrastructure, and the challenges of supporting the administrative and academic world. How will the strategy & vision of VUB’s ICT management make the IT landscape future-oriented and offer added value to the users?
Joachim Verschelden, Head of Department ICT Infrastructure & Operations, VUB (English)
15:10 Q&A: Your questions, your experience
15:30 Wrap up and end
We will keep the session open after the end to enable those who wish to continue the discussions.